Messier-Bugatti, a Safran Group company, is a world leader in aircraft braking solutions. Wheels and carbon brakes by Messier-Bugatti are used on more than 4,000 commercial aircraft worldwide, and the company also provides innovative braking, steering, landing and monitoring systems and equipment for nearly 10,000 aircraft. Messier-Bugatti delivers products and support services to some 300 airlines and 20 air forces around the world. It has been a major supplier to Airbus for 30 years, and is also an OEM supplier for Boeing, Bombardier, ATR and Dassault. Messier-Bugatti has a global workforce of 1,400 employees, mainly in France and the United States. It generates annual sales of 420 million euros, and reinvests more than 15% of these revenues in Research & Development. Messier-Bugatti is certified to ISO 14001.Messier-Bugatti-Dowty S.A. was formerly known as Messier-Bugatti S.A. and changed its name to Messier-Bugatti-Dowty S.A. in May 2011. The company was founded in 1927 and is based in Vélizy-Villacoublay, France. It has locations in Europe, North America, and Asia. Messier-Bugatti-Dowty S.A. operates as a subsidiary of Safran SA.